Building Society Company Information
The Skipton Building Society Company
Skipton is the 7th largest UK Building Society. They are dedicated
to mutuality and are run for the benefit of their members. They
believe in "Talking Financial Sense". Cutting the jargon
and offering sound advice are their aims.
Today, Skipton Building Society enjoy a reputation for being one
of the nation's leading financial services providers with assets
of over £6 billion.
a mutual organisation Skipton Building Society exist to serve the
best interests of their customers and members. By remaining mutual
and not having to pay dividends to shareholders, they can continue
to operate within much narrower margins. This enables them to offer
more favourable rates to borrowers and savers alike. You can rest
assured that at the Skipton, they will stay in touch with their
core values to build on the local advantages and personal service
that they value so highly.
Skipton Building Society have a powerful reputation within the industry
for offering excellent investments and mortgages.
more to the Skipton Building Society than just investments and mortgages
though. They have a number of subsidiaries offering financial services
such as investing offshore and estate agency.
Building Society was founded in 1853. They innovate, but remain
true to the values of a traditional building society. They also
support charities and projects local to both their Principal Office
in Skipton, North Yorkshire and to their branches nationwide.
To date, the Skipton has 80 branches from Aberdeen to Plymouth.
are committed to providing more employment opportunities through
carefully planned programmes of expansion and growth. Their staff,
therefore, are highly trained, sensible individuals. They look after
them, in the same way they will look after you.
you walk into your local Skipton branch you'll find a modern, relaxing,
welcoming environment staffed by friendly individuals whose sole
aim is to help you in any way they can. Their literature (and their
website) has been carefully designed to be informative and easy
to understand, not full of jargon.
aim is to offer customers the very highest standards of service.
One vital ingredient is the professionalism of their staff. Their
commitment to their training and development is recognised by the
fact they have achieved the prestigious "Investor in People"
Skipton Building Society